Since I moved to Nova Scotia, I have been using some very old equipment. How old, you ask? Well, one of my 10 inch saws and my grinding/ polishing arbor were made by a company that went out of business in the late 1960's!
Over the winter, I did a lot of research on what are called "cabbing machines". These are used to grind and polish rocks in order to make jewelry with them. There are many options available but my research tells me that the best machine for quality of build and value for money is the Cab King. Since most of my readers would not be interested in the details, I won't post them here but if you read this and are interested, I would be happy to answer any questions.
Here is the Cab King machine.
So now I have to find some buyers for a few of my machines I no longer need but that should not be a big problem as this hobby is really hot right now.
If you are in the area post Coronavirus, stop by and I'll show you how it works!